Tournaments and Festivals

While work is ongoing behind the scenes on a new permit system, members should use the forms below for tournament applications.


For member teams applying to host a tournament or festival:



For member teams applying to attend a tournament or festival:



External companies/ organisers wishing to invite SYFA teams to participate in their event should email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for an event organiser application form. 

Tournaments and Festivals

AMsoccer Cup

The AM Soccer Cup is an annual Tournament which hosts 7 aside and 11 aside teams from around the world every Summer. This event is already one of the top Tournaments in the UK due to the organisation and stunning location in St Andrews, Fife. This tournament runs at Station Park in St Andrews. For more information:

Arbroath CSC Community Cup and Football Festival

Arbroath CSC Community Cup and Football Festival at Hercules Den in Arbroath. Football festival/tournament held by ACSC. Round Robin style football tournament for ages 2008-2001 (exc 2002-2003) as well as football there will be lots of activities/stalls for a fun filled day. If you would like a stall please mail the Arbroath community sports club page. More information: 

Barcelona Summer Cup - SALBCN Tours

Barcelona Summer Cup is an international youth football tournament for boys and girls, held in Salou and Cambrils area in the south of Barcelona. A high quality summer football tournament designed to provide unforgettable days of football and fun – on and off the field. Enjoy perfect combination of holidays and football – visit to Barcelona and Camp Nou stadium, adrenaline-fuelled rides at Port Aventura, brilliant sunny weather and first-rate beaches. Runs from 2-6 July 2018 More information: 

Coalfield Community Cup



We are on on the lookout for teams to participate in this years Coalfield Community Cup, all representative must either be within an coalfield area or have 50% (4x) of players from an area classed as a coalfield area.

The event will take place at Alloa Stadium on Sunday 24th June where teams will compete for the annual Coalfields Community Cup with the the finalist representing Scotland at the CRT HOME Internationals on Sunday 29th July.

This event is FREE to all particapants and if successful teams who represent Scotland will have all expenses paid which may include accomadation, travel and food.

Last years finalists Kelty Hearts Community FC and Blantyre Soccer Academy both represented Scotland in Wales where we triumphed against the other home nations to lift the trophy.

This year we are looking for the following age groups:

- Boys - 2002/03 age groups
- Girls - Under 15/17's age groups
- Walking Football

If interested in attending please email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 07547390909 for more info.

Glasgow City Cup

The Glasgow City Cup has been running since the year 2000. Members of the local  Football Association decided that the West of Scotland needed a strong Youth Football Tournament for both Scottish and Foreign Teams and so the Tournament was born.The Glasgow City Cup is an Independant Tournament hosted by Local Clubs and is not an SYFA Organised Event. In 2018 the 11-A-Side event will again be hosted at Glasgow Green, with the Small Sided Event being held in Renfrewshire. For more information: 

Gothia Cup

The World Youth Cup - GOTHIA CUP

Gothia Cup is the world’s largest and most international youth football tournament. Each year, around 1700 teams from 80 nations take part and they play 4500 games on 110 fields. 

It’s the teams, and participants from around the world that make the tournament unique. A meeting place for the world’s youth, irrespective of religion, skin color or nationality, with football as the common denominator. July 15-21, 2018, Gothenburg, Sweden.

For more information please click here:

GSC 7th International Youth Football Festival and Tournament

Participants from SCOTLAND, DENMARK, ENGLAND and NORWAY, First Class Organisation, Excellent Playing Surfaces are all part of Giffnock SC’s Sixth International Youth Football Festival and Tournament.

Due to the size of the Biggest Football Gathering in Scotland, we are now holding the event over two separate weekends.

The 11-a-side Football Tournament will be held on Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 June 2018
The 4-a-side, 7-a-side, Girls and Disability Football Festival will be held on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 June 2018

For more information click here: 

Holytown Colts FC Annual Youth Football Tournament

Holytown Colts FC Annual Youth Football Tournament. More information: 

KCSC Summer Football Festival

KCSC Summer Football Festival at Kilwinning Sports Club.
More informtion:

Land o'Burns Tournament

Land O’ Burns – Scotland Cup at ROZELLE / OLD RACECOURSE, AYR. More information:

Lenzie Youth Football Festival

Lenzie Football Festival, with hundreds (if not thousands!) of young players across the various age groups ready for the action to commence.
The venue is: Lenzie Academy Playing Fields, Boghead Road, Lenzie, G66 4SP.

Blantyre Celtic YFC Summer Festival

Blantyre Celtic YFC Summer Festival runs annually from 2007s - 2014s at Hamilton Palace Grounds

Facebook: @Blantyre Celtic YFC Twitter: @weehoopsyfc Web:


James McBride 2007 - 07400906868

Paul McGovern 2008 - 07868703862

William Holms 2009 - 07939668551

Chris Bonner 2010 - 07766773503

Adam Cassidy 2011 - 07753170259

Joseph Lawson 2012 - 07740121285

Stevie Burns 2013/14 - 07825577529